The $25 KAL fee is for those that purchase the yarn from GPY. If you choose to bring your own yarn, the price for the KAL participation is $100.
It’s time for a sock KAL! If you enjoy knitting socks, come join Kathleen and other sock lovers for a summer sock adventure. Kathleen's Summer Socks Knit-A-Long (SSK-KAL) is a 3-month series featuring different socks to build your sock knitting skills.
June's featured sock is Winter Rose by Helen Stewart.
Link to pattern on Ravelry: Ravelry link
This top down sock pattern is available in three sizes, and features a heel flap and gusset, and wedge toe. Simple lace, full of texture.
- Socks are knit from the cuff down
- Instructions are both written and charted
- Pattern includes a square heel turn, heel flap and gusset construction
Yardage needed: 350-375 yards of fingering yarn.
Recommended yarn: Malabrigo Sock (100% superwash merino, 440 yards) or Ella Rae Lace Merino (100% superwash merino, 460 yards), 1 skein.
Gauge: 32 stitches and 46 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch
Needle size: US 1 (2.25mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.
Use your favorite way to knit in the round: double-pointed needles, magic loop, two circulars, or Addi FlexiFlips.
Skill level: Intermediate to Advanced Beginner.
Requirements: Must have knitted a sock before. Must be comfortable knitting in the round with small size needles.
|Skill Level: ||beginner|
|Skill Details: ||Intermediate to Advanced Beginner|
|Requirements: ||Must have knitted a sock before. Must be comfortable knitting in the round with small size needles.|
|Instructor: ||Kathleen Rios|